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iPad 2 Spotted on Shelves at Walmart 24 Hours Before Launch

Image via <a href="http://twitter.com/#!/antcarretero/status/46009824726626304">@antcarretero</a>
Image via @antcarretero

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A Walmart store in Central New York State put its iPad 2 on the shelves last night around 8 p.m.—nearly a full 24 hours before the device's official launch this afternoon at 5 p.m. ET.—where it was snapped by Twitter user Anthony Carretero. We're guessing Apple won't be too happy about this leak.
· @antcarretero [Twitter]
· First iPad 2 spotted at Walmart store [Padgadget]